HI! I know i should make a ticket for this at Survival Game's Bukkit Dev, but there was one already made, AND they hadn't done any in more than a month. Anyways, you guys are so awesome, you probably can help me easily!! i am getting this message in my main server thing: 19:44:00 [WARNING] [SurvivalGames] Couldn't connect to MySQL database. Stopping. .. Communications link failure The last packet sent successfully to the server was 0 milliseconds ago. The driv er has not received any packets from the server. 19:44:08 [SEVERE] java.lang.NullPointerException 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at com.skitscape.survivalgames.util.DatabaseManager.crea teStatement(DatabaseManager.java:72) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at com.skitscape.survivalgames.logging.QueueManager.setu p(QueueManager.java:55) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at com.skitscape.survivalgames.SurvivalGames$Startup.run (SurvivalGames.java:71) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at org.bukkit.craftbukkit.scheduler.CraftScheduler.mainT hreadHeartbeat(CraftScheduler.java:126) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at net.minecraft.server.MinecraftServer.w(MinecraftServe r.java:533) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at net.minecraft.server.MinecraftServer.run(MinecraftSer ver.java:459) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] at net.minecraft.server.ThreadServerApplication.run(Sour ceFile:492) 19:44:08 [SEVERE] [SurvivalGames] !!!Failed to connect to the database. Please c heck the settings and try again!!! here is my survival games config: http://pastie.org/4229005 PLEASE HELP!! thanks! coolbeans *bump* please help! EDIT by Moderator: merged posts, please use the edit button instead of double posting.